Law And Order

The Latest: Japanese minister calls cult's crimes heinous

Jul 6, 2018

Japan's justice minister says she approved the executions of a cult leader and six of his followers because of the seriousness of their crimes and the pain they caused

Vietnam arrests 7 over police bombing, alleges US exile ties

Jul 5, 2018

Police have arrested seven people suspected of involvement in the bombing last month of a police station in Ho Chi Minh City that injured a policewoman

Ex-Malaysia leader Najib charged with breach of trust, graft

Jul 4, 2018

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was charged with criminal breach of trust and corruption after a multibillion-dollar graft scandal led to his stunning election defeat

The Latest: Malaysia Deputy PM says Najib case must be fair

Jul 4, 2018

Malaysia's Deputy Prime Minister Wan Azizah Wan Ismail says the rule of law must be followed in the prosecution of former Prime Minister Najib Razak

Leader of Indonesia's Aceh province arrested in graft sting

Jul 4, 2018

Indonesia's anti-graft commission has arrested the governor of conservative Aceh province on suspicion of receiving bribes

Hong Kong court upholds ruling in favor of same-sex couple

Jul 4, 2018

Hong Kong's Court of Final Appeal has ruled the same-sex partner of a British expatriate is entitled to equal treatment under immigration law

Former Malaysian leader Najib Razak has pleaded not guilty to all charges in corruption case

Jul 4, 2018

Former Malaysian leader Najib Razak has pleaded not guilty to all charges in corruption case

Former Malaysian leader arrested, to be charged for graft

Jul 3, 2018

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been arrested by anti-graft investigators and will be charged over his alleged role in the multibillion-dollar looting of a state investment fund

Ex-Malaysia leader's arrest part of a swift fall from grace

Jul 3, 2018

Just two months ago, Najib Razak was a towering figure in Malaysian politics and literally beyond the law, but that cloak of privilege and impunity was lifted with his arrest Tuesday by anti-graft officials.

The Latest: Malaysia gov't confirms arrest of ex-PM Najib

Jul 3, 2018

Malaysian government investigators have confirmed the arrest of former Prime Minister Najib Razak and say he will be charged in court on Wednesday